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Trump Merkel SHOWDOWN: Trade tariff exemptions for EU to be debated...

The German Chancellor is in a hurry to deal with the pressing issue of trade policy with the US as the temporary exemption...

Germany news: ‘Merkel must go’ protesters clash with police | World...

The narrow streets of the old town of Mainz became the theatre of the unfriendly encounter of a total of 350 demonstrators, coming...

EU news: Macron hails ‘decisive moment for Europe’ as Merkel backs...

Speaking in Berlin, the French leader called this a “decisive moment for Europe” as he secured the backing of German Chancellor Angela Merkel...

EU news – Angela Merkel snubs Macron’s plan for EU monetary...

The chancellor snubbed President Macron’s mission for a bold reform of the EU and creating a monetary fund that he spoke about in...

Syria bombing: Merkel slammed for Germany inaction | World | News

The bombing of Syria was in response to the regime’s suspected chemical weapons attack that killed more than 70 people in Douma on April...

Matteo Salvini slams Angela Merkel over Government delays amid Italian standoff...

Speaking on Rete4 Quinta Colonna, the die-hard eurosceptic claimed Italians were "better than Germans" and that he will manage to form a new Government...

Germany headscarf ban: Critics call for Merkel to deliver facts |...

Ms Merkel’s new government looks poised to bring in a ban but opponents insist the headscarf issue has been exaggerated for political purposes. Green Party...

Germany news: Chancellor Angela Merkel plays down cabinet war | World...

The German Chancellor faced a massive headache attempting to iron out misunderstandings between partners of her new coalition. Mrs Merkel established herself as Chancellor for...

Italian election news: Eurosceptic blasts Macron and Merkel over damaged economy...

The strong eurosceptic met Italian President Sergio Mattarella on Thursday to discuss his agenda for Italy’s next Government after the inconclusive result of the...

Merkel under fire: CD accused of buying voter data | World...

The Christian Democrats (CDU) and the Free Democratic Party (FDP began acquiring information from a Deutsche Post subsidiary before the general elections in September...

Angela Merkel’s foreign minister demands Germany COSIES UP to Putin |...

The provocative remarks from Heiko Maas come just weeks after Russia was roundly condemned by the international community for poisoning double agent Sergei Skripal...

Deutsche Bank boss could be SACKED ‘within weeks’ and bring down...

The position of John Cryan, the bank’s British chief executive, looks threatened by his rivalry with the bank’s Austrian chairman Paul Achleitner. A senior source...

Merkel APPROVES Russian gas line in blow to EU | World...

On Tuesday, Berlin quietly gave the go ahead for a new Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline under the Baltic Sea which could increase Europe’s...

Angela Merkel told to resign as German Chancellor by own MP...

Uwe Schummer, the head of the Union Workers’ Group in the Bundestag said that Mrs Merkel should step aside and hand power to her...

Angela Merkel’s Germany slams brakes on EU helping UK against Russia...

Berlin’s new socialist foreign minister torpedoed proposed Brussels sanctions to punish Russia and instead called the nation an “important partner”. Heiko Maas said: “Russia will...

Germany WW2 row: Angela Merkel told to admit Holocaust responsibility |...

Old wounds and bitter grievances were reopened when a veteran of Polish...

Angela Merkel news: Germany attacks EU in SHOCK rant over immigration...

Horst Seehofer, leader of the Bavarian sister party the CSU, criticised the EU for its “moralising” tone towards eastern countries, like Hungary and Poland,...

Angela Merkel has dig at Trump over trade surplus saying German...

The President has long advocated a reduction in down America’s huge deficit - which stands at an eye-watering £406billion ($566bn) - and insists a...

Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron SLAPPED DOWN for trying to rule...

Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron have pledged to unveil the EU's "road map to reforms" by June, following their meeting in Paris yesterday. The German...

Merkel stays as Chancellor live pictures: Angela Merkel voted in for...

Mrs Merkel, head of the Christian Democratic Union Party (CDU), starts her fourth term as German chancellor, capping months of political uncertainty as she...

Angela Merkel news: German MPs vote Chancellor in for another four...

German lawmakers voted by 364 to 315, with nine abstentions, in favour of re-electing the 63-year-old.  Speaking after the vote, she told the Bundestag lower house...

Angela Merkel’s Grand Coalition split over Emmanuel Macron’s EU reform |...

When Mrs Merkel finally takes office almost six months after the general election last September, Germany and the European Union will be trying to...

Angela Merkel latest immigration news: Germany’s interior minister Horst Seehofer plans...

Horst Seehofer, leader of the Bavarian sister party the CSU, said he is working on a “master plan” to kick rejected immigrants out of...

Upcoming European elections could spell the END of Merkel and Macron’s...

Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron only have a year to save their vision of the European Union, according to a German political correspondent, who...

Merkel and Macron POSTPONE eurozone reform plans amid backlash from EU...

The German Chancellor and French President had vowed to dramatically reform the 19-nation monetary union by introducing a joint eurozone budget. However insiders have claimed...

Brexit News: Lufthansa CEO tells Merkel to force extreme punishment on...

The chances of Angela Merkel softening her approach to Brexit have dramatically dropped, according to one analyst. Ryan Heath, who reports for Politco EU, pointed...

Germany news: Angela Merkel LOSES her cool over Trump tariffs as...

Speaking in Munich the German leader said she is also seeking dialogue with her US counterpart and called for the EU to be exempt...

Angela Merkel kicks out Sigmar Gabriel: German minister who MOCKED Brexit...

As part of the coalition deal, it has been agreed that the SPD will choose who will be new foreign minister and the party...

Merkel must not ‘DICTATE’ to other EU countries, warns German coalition...

Olaf Scholz, who is the acting chairman of Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD), made the remarks as his party has agreed to enter a...

Merkel warns Trump: EU-US trade war to erupt over fresh tariffs...

The announcement comes amid unprecedented tensions between the U.S. under President Donald Trump and its long-standing European allies over Washington's planned introduction of steel...

Angela Merkel – German chancellor admits no-go zone areas are reality...

The German Chancellor, who is approaching her fourth term in office, confessed there are places in her nation “where people are afraid to go”. Her...

Merkel’s NIGHTMARE as half of Germany’s aircrafts not war ready |...

The defence ministry highlighted the “unsatisfactory readiness” of many key weapons systems in a 106-page report to parliament this week. The criticisms come amid increasing...

Angela Merkel loses grip on power in Germany’s CDU coalition deal...

After eighteen years of being at the helm of the Christian Democratic Union, Angela Merkel could be on the brink of her last hurrah...

Germany news: THIS is why Eastern Europeans are mad at Merkel...

Ivan Krastev said countries such as Romania, Bulgaria and the Czech Republic enjoyed a brief honeymoon period after joining the EU but now feel...

Angela Merkel’s migrant policy u-turn could finish her, says Niall Ferguson...

Writing in a column in The Times, Mr Ferguson warned that Mrs Merkel’s decision, which he claimed was made after a young Palestinian refugee...

‘We are CONSERVATIVES’ Merkel under fire for bowing to pressure from...

Mrs Merkel managed to broker a grand coalition deal with the left-wing Social Democrats after months of political uncertainty following the 2017 election in September. Now as members...

Angela Merkel warns Brexit blackhole will not be fixed until next...

The German Chancellor claimed an optimistic target of thrashing out new medium-term financial planning before the European elections in May next year would not...

German army may rely on UK as it misses EU Nato...

GETTYGermany is supposed to take over the Nato’s Very High...

Munich Security Conference: Juncker dresses down Merkel for blocking EU decisions...

Mr Juncker revealed the European Council is not united on matters of security and defence and called for a radical reform of the decision-making...

‘We always had someone to blame’ Merkel’s deputy reveals Germany’s tricks...

He said: "Germany has never learned to act in a geopolitical way, we left it to France or the UK to sort things out." He added...

Four leaders rush to Merkel’s door in ONE DAY: Mother Merkel...

Mrs Merkel was captured grinning at a joint press conference with Theresa May as she boasted being back on the world stage as Chancellor...

Angela Merkel news: German Chancellor warned to scrap SPD coalition |...

Wolfgang Steiger, general secretary of the Christian Democrats's (CDU) powerful economic council, said the SPD would not be a reliable partner.  Angela Merkel last week...

Merkel facing WW2 reparation demands as Morawiecki jets in for talks...

Mateusz Morawiecki was given a military reception as he met the German Chancellor and headed inside for talks. He is at odds with Brussels over...

German SPD Leader Quits in Bid to Calm Party After Coalition...

U.S. News & World ReportGerman SPD Leader Quits in Bid to Calm Party After Coalition Deal With MerkelU.S. News & World ReportSocial Democratic Party...

SPD leader Martin Schulz QUITS in blow to Merkel coalition plot...

62-year-old Mr Schulz was part of Angela Merkel’s recently formed coalition government despite running against her in last year's elections and speaking out against...

Germany: Angela Merkel depicted as man-eating spider at carnival parade |...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was depicted as a black widow spider at the Rose Monday carnival parade in Dusseldorf.  Mrs Merkel appeared in the form of...

Angela Merkel not safe as SPD could reject coalition | World...

This agreement reached by Mrs Merkel and the leader of the SPD Martin Schulz could be rejected by the 460,000 members of the SPD...

Angela Merkel insists she WILL remain German Chancellor until 2021 |...

Mrs Merkel agreed a coalition deal with Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) last week, following months of tense negotations. And the 63-year-old, who has been Chancellor...

EU reforms: Merkel’s coalition could crush Macron’s dreams | World |...

Mrs Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU) and the Social Democrats (SPD) have agreed a “grand coalition” after months of political deadlock and negotiations.    Chancellor Merkel’s...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel appears NAKED in shock cartoon | World...

Mrs Merkel is portrayed in the buff, with her hands protecting her modesty, in the satirical cartoon by political magazine Der Spiegel. The provocative drawing,...

Angela Merkel’s CDU youth wing plots to OUST her as popularity...

Paul Ziemiak, leader of the youth sing of the CDU and Christian Social Union (CSU) said the party needed to think about who would...

Angela Merkel latest: German chancellor faces criticism as party falls apart...

Popular Bild newspaper, speaking of an “uprising” building against her, wrote this morning: “After 18 years in as the head of the CDU the...

Brexit news: Angela Merkel vows to lure UK banks from City...

Her pact with Martin Schulz’s left-wing Social Democrats pledges to steal London's crown as Europe’s financial centre as the coalition tries to make Germany...

EU news: Angela Merkel’s German coalition a spark for major EU...

The president of the European Council has said he hopes a serious of changes - within the next five months. Yesterday, Mrs Merkel completed a...

Eurozone crisis: Germany promises more money as Merkel and Schulz strike...

The SPD announced the potential grand coalition have concluded their talks on Europe with an agreement to invest more in the eurozone and end...

Angela Merkel’s Germany grand coalition talks with SPD set to drag...

The two camps aim to seal a deal by the end of Sunday to renew the "grand coalition" as the German chancellor ttempts to...

‘Angela Merkel’s fall has begun’ amid coalition crunch talks | World...

Politicians in Mrs Merkel’s Christian Democratic Unionists (CDU) are also said to be growing dissatisfied with her leadership, according to Swiss website Aargauer Zeitung. The...

Merkel hit by HUGE rise in Germany’s left: Chancellor’s coalition deal...

The spike in membership applications follows a call from the SPD’s youth wing, Jusos, for those against a renewed CDU-SPD coalition to join specifically...

Angela Merkel SLAMS Trump at Davos as she calls for EU...

Angela Merkel joined other world leaders in taking a thinly veiled swipe at the US leader by lambasting nations that followed protectionist policies. Asking whether...

Angela Merkel news – Chancellor’s coalition with SPD faces rise from...

Alternative for Germany (AfD) are set to take over the leadership of the budget, tourism and legal affairs committees in the German parliament.  This means...

DAVOS 2018 LIVE: Gentiloni, Merkel and Macron at World Economic Forum...

GETTY/REUTERSMajor world leaders will address Davos todayThe huge...

Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron reveal plot for even closer EU...

In a video message released today, the allies promised to help make the European Union more "sovereign, united and democratic". The bloc's two most powerful...

Angela Merkel risks sending Germany into economic shock under weak leadership...

While today's SPD endorsement of a grand coalition will likely see Angela Merkel return to power, a prominent German journalist claims the country will be...

SPD coalition vote: Merkel survives another day as Schulz wins grand...

The SPD gathered in Bonn today to decide whether to start formal coalition talks with Angela Merkel's conservatives, a move which would bring Europe's...

Germany coalition deal could boost AfD and DESTROY Merkel, expert claims...

After Mrs Merkel’s CDU, its sister party the CSU, and the left-wing SPD agreed an initial programme of government, the vote will determine whether...

Angela Merkel’s grand coalition in Germany close to rejection by SPD’s...

The German chancellor finally reached an agreement with Martin Schulz’s SPD group this month as she attempts to claw back power after failing to...

European Union – Macron and Merkel to discuss bloc’s future |...

The meeting will come one day after the French President meets Theresa May to discuss Britain increasing payments to tackle Calais border controls.  And Mr...

Angela Merkel told to back down on EU integration in meeting...

Mr Kurz said he hoped he and Mrs Merkel would be able to "change the EU positively together", but highlighted their strong differences of...

Angela Merkel exit: Chancellor could quit under this coalition | World...

The Focus newspaper in Germany claimed there is speculation there will be an early exit by desperate Mrs Merkel and said that the Christian...

Germany news: Angela Merkel’s future in doubt amid SPD coalition concerns...

A recent poll by YouGov and DPA showed 47 per cent of respondents thought Merkel would not complete a fourth term as chancellor and...

Macron DITCHING Merkel? French president forges alliance with Austria amid Germany...

Mr Kurz was in Paris on Friday, in his first bilateral foreign visit since taking office in December. At a joint press conference, he and...

Merkel’s conservatives, SPD agree German coalition blueprint: sources

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives and the Social Democrats (SPD) agreed after all-night talks on Friday to a blueprint for formal...

BREXIT WARNING: Merkel and Macron could push Europe into disaster |...

Over the next few months as the second phase of Brexit negotiations begin, the European Union will fight tooth and nail over how the...

Harvard professor predicts Angela Merkel will fight Macron against EU integration...

The shock claim on how Angela Merkel will treat the prospect of reform in the European Union in 2018 comes from a prestigous Harvard lecturer. Yascha...

Is Angela Merkel’s time as Germany’s leader finally running out?

For a dozen years, Angela Merkel seemingly floated above the laws of political gravity, making her...

Angela Merkel’s bid for government under threat ahead of crucial coalition...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel - weakened by a humiliating election setback in September - has fallen from "Europe's most powerful leader to one of its...

Macron and Merkel plans for stronger ties REJECTED Melenchon-led MPs |...

A parliamentary group led by hard-left rebel Jean-Luc Mélenchon, rejected the two bills to boost legislative ties with its German neighbours, branding Mr Macron...

Angela Merkel pressure as German crime SURGE blamed on refugees |...

According to official statistics, violent crime rose by 10 percent between 2015 and 2016. And a government-sponsored study published today showed more than 90 percent...

All over for Merkel? Europhile tipped for next leader as nation...

The European powerhouse has struggled to build a coalition as Mrs Merkel's narrow electoral victory in September sparked talks for a so-called ‘Jamaica’ alliance...

Merkel security THREAT: Germany at risk of terror attack unless borders...

August Hanning, who ran Germany’s Federal Intelligence Service (BND) from 1998-2005, has warned the country will face a significant security threat “as long as...

Germany’s New Year message: Angela Merkel speaks about rift in society...

In the annual televised speech, the Chancellor said: “The world is not waiting for us.” Mrs Merkel said she is committed to quickly building a...

Euro threat: Merkel ally says eurozone risks haven’t been reduced |...

European Council President Donald Tusk has described the failure to achieve banking union should act as a “reality check” for ambitions of wider reform. But...

Angela Merkel faces ‘imminent demise’ after coalition failure permanently diminishes her...

Angela Merkel is "at the end of career" following her failure to form a government, according to Jenny Hill, the BBC's Berlin correspondent. Mrs Merkel has...

Old partners offer Angela Merkel route to minority rule – The...

The Indian ExpressOld partners offer Angela Merkel route to minority ruleThe TimesGermany's centre-left opposition has offered to prop up Angela Merkel's conservatives in a...

Germany: ‘Don’t even think about exploiting Merkel’s weakness for Brexit gains’...

The TimesGermany: 'Don't even think about exploiting Merkel's weakness for Brexit gains'The TimesAngela Merkel looks on during a session at the Bundestag lower house...

Angela Merkel Prefers New Elections to a Minority Government

Angela Merkel Prefers New Elections to a Minority Government | Time ...

Angela Merkel meets German president as coalition talks fail | World...

Angela Merkel is in talks with the German president after the collapse of coalition talks pushed the country into its worst political crisis in...

Germany turmoil as FDP WALK OUT of coalition talks with Angela...

Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU), its Bavarian sister party the Christian Social Union (CSU), the pro-business FDP and the Green party have been...

Germany in TURMOIL as coalition talks DELAYED amid Angela Merkel election...

Talks have been delayed amid differences over climate, migration and finances. Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the environmentalist Greens decided...

Merkel in chaos: Germany without government SEVEN WEEKS after election |...

Voters went to the polls on September 24 in an embarassing election for Mrs Merkel's conservatives who bled support to the far right. If coalition...

Merkel hopeful of Brexit deal after May’s pleas – politics live...

3.52am EDT03:52 Iain Duncan Smith opens his Today programme interview by objecting to the connotations of the phrase ‘no deal’, saying it suggests a position...

Catalonia latest: Merkel and Juncker hold emergency talks over | World...

The phone call is a sign of growing unease across Europe over a possible declaration of independence next week by the Catalonian regional government...

Merkel and Macron block Brexit transition talks to STOP Michel Barnier...

According to the reports, Germany and France are demanding divorce bill cash from Britain before talks on a two-year transition deal go ahead. UK officials...

Catalonia referendum: Merkel demands answers from Rajoy over police actions |...

The German Chancellor phoned the Spanish Prime Minister earlier today after apparent scenes of police brutality in attempting to stop the referendum going ahead...

Brexit: Macron and Merkel to unleash plot to tie UK to...

GETTYFEARS of a new Franco-German plot to sabotage Brexit have...

German election: Merkel holds onto leadership but AfD wins seats |...

Exit polls for the German election have revealed Angela Merkel will remain...

German election results LIVE: Exit poll shows Angela Merkel wins a...

Angela Merkel is on track to secure a minority victory over her...

German election 2017: Voters choose Merkel to avoid their own Brexit...

Voters ahead of the German election described Brexit as an “awful” decision and said would back the current German Chancellor Angela Merkel because of...

‘Merkel’s like a pudding!’ Eyebrow-raising tribute to German Chancellor in BBC...

BBC Europe editor Katya Adler asked the actor, who is starring as Angela Merkel in a German political comedy called ‘What to do with...

German election: UK warned not to reply on Angela Merkel to...

The FDP candidate Michael Theurer warned against raised expectations from the UK despite having publicly called for a more pragmatic approach to the negotiations. Brexit...

WORLD WAR 3 fears: Merkel warns only Trump can stop North...

North Korea conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test on Sunday, which state media claimed was an advanced hydrogen bomb for a long-range...

Merkel Challenger Advocates Removal of US Nuclear Weapons – U.S. News...

DIGITALLOOKMerkel Challenger Advocates Removal of US Nuclear WeaponsU.S. News & World ReportChancellor Angela Merkel's main challenger in next month's election says he would push...

MERKEL’S CRISIS: Emissions scandal & EU collusion probe threaten Germany’s car...

GETTYThe future of Germany's scandal-hit car industry appears very uncertain

Angela Merkel's nightmare: Chancellor forced to defend G20 in Hamburg marred...

About 20,000 police struggled to contain several hundred anti-capitalist protesters who torched cars, looted shops and hurled Molotov cocktails and stones during the July...

Merkel: Trump's climate change stance 'regrettable'

US President Donald Trump's position on climate change was termed "regrettable" by German Chancellor Angela Merkel in her closing remarks at the G20 summit but world leaders...

Merkel: We must guard Helmut Kohl's legacy – BBC News

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REVEALED: The REAL reason Angela Merkel is backing Emmanuel Macron's eurozone...

Mr Macron’s calls for a eurozone finance minister and separate budget have been well received by European Union leaders but Mrs Merkel has been...

DAWN OF MERCRON: Move over Juncker and Tusk… Merkel and Macron...

The symbolic event between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron marked the shifting teutonic plates of power within the bloc with...

Helmut Kohl’s final request to have Viktor Orban and not Merkel...

His grieving widow had alerted Angela Merkel to the request, which was seen as a snub to the German leader and simply a veiled...

Merkel’s ‘biggest challenge’: German Chancellor faces struggle against THESE world leaders

The Chancellor is desperate to preserve the European status quo against the tide of populism and increasing anti-immigration sentiment. But according to Jana Puglierin,...

The man won't leave! Obama meets Merkel for cosy breakfast before...

The German Chancellor is due to meet current US President Donald Trump later today, after he arrived at the European Union in Brussels...

Merkel bid to control Euro: Angela pushes for GERMAN to replace...

Angela Merkel, the nation's chancellor and finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, are planning to replace Italian Mario Draghi with Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann, reports...